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Christmas Wombat

Written by Jackie French & illustrated by Bruce Whatley
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Jan 1, 2012
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4-7
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What's Christmas Wombat About

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“Slept. Scratched. Slept.” Indeed, it seems like Christmas will be just another day for the wombat . . . until she smells carrots! In this charming picture book, the star of Diary of a Wombat goes head to head with Santa’s reindeer in competition for carrots—and wins. Then, as an accidental stowaway on Santa’s sleigh, she learns that carrots are internationally available. No wonder she isn’t hungry for treats on Christmas morning! Engaging illustrations delightfully complement the spare text in this unique, wombat’s-eye view of a favorite holiday.

What Kind of Book is Christmas Wombat

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B is for Bookworm
Book-loving mommy-to-be! Recently enjoyed The Hobbit, Becoming, and The Marvelous Magic of Miss Mabel.
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5.0 / 7.0

A pretty funny story about a wombat that’s so excited to find carrots out on Christmas Eve. :) I thought this book was pretty cute, but some may want to know that there aren’t complete sentences.

The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
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5.0 / 7.0

If you’re trying to encourage vegetable eating during the holiday season, this book would be amazing. The illustrations are awesome, and humorous, and the entire story is so unexpected and different that it really enjoyable, even though the entire point seems to be gorging on carrots.

Grammy
English Degree, Former SAHM, Grammy Extraordinare
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Book Topics › Christmas
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Book Topics › Santa Claus
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Who Wrote Christmas Wombat

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Jackie French

Jackie French is a highly esteemed writer for children and adults with more than 100 books to her credit. She lives in Australia with her family and usually one or more wombats. Her web site is www.jackiefrench.com.

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Who Illustrated Christmas Wombat

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Bruce Whatley

Bruce Whatley was born in Wales and now lives with his family in Australia. He has illustrated more than 50 children’s books, some of which he also wrote.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9780547868721
Publication Date:
January 1, 2012
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2011052112
ASIN/ISBN 10:
0547868723
ATOS® Book Level:
1.5
Accelerated Reader® Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
152623
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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